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Affirmations (1) – The Eternal Purpose, Christ, and the Church

[Affirmations series: Introduction, Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, and Conclusion.] _____________________ ~ Affirmations ~ 1. The Eternal Purpose, Christ, and the Church ~ ~ ~ I affirm that before time began, the Father desired, designed … Continue reading

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“Wind Dies in a Box”

~ ~ ~ “Wind dies in a box.” In Scripture, the Holy Spirit is likened unto the wind. Jesus said, “The wind blows wherever it pleases. You hear its sound, but you cannot tell where it comes from or where … Continue reading

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Shaped by God’s Eternal Purpose

[Audio available here.]   Our lives are primarily shaped by that which we most highly esteem and around that which they most regularly revolve. We can go through life adopting the values of our culture, being caught up in the … Continue reading

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Lessons from a Lenticular Puzzle – Pt. 3 – “The Puzzle – Fully Interlocking”

[This post is part three of the series, “Lessons from a Lenticular Puzzle”. To access the prior posts, please follow these links: Part 1 – “The Puzzle of Puzzles” , and Part 2 – “The Pieces – Living and Lenticular”.]  … Continue reading

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